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    Platanus orientalis: Oriental Planetree Seeds

    SKU: SD-10950 BRAND: TreeHelp
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    Zones: 5 to 9
    Mature Height: 90 feet
    Mature Spread: 60 feet

    The Oriental Planetree is a large, rounded and handsome shade tree. The cream coloured bark is quite attractive and is exfoliating. Its ornamental bark makes it an interesting specimen in a winter garden. A popular street tree.

    When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Oriental Planetree has a moderate to fast growth rate. It grows up to 90 feet in height and 60 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 5 to 9. Prefers full sun or light shade and rich, moist, well-drained soil although is tolerant of less than ideal conditions.

    How To Start These Seeds:
    Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
    Stratification: Cold stratify for 90 days
    Germination: Sow seed 1/8 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
    Other: Fall sow for spring germination

    Seed Count Per Packet:
    This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.

    If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.